HOSPITALITY and tourism professional Matthew Hurley is bringing more than 30 years of experience to his new consulting business Hurley Hospitality Creative.
Mr Hurley said the business would offer Australia-wide services across a range of industry expertise including management planning, asset management, feasibilities, marketing and social media planning and training.
Mr Hurley was named general manager of the year twice within Rydges Hotels and Resorts.
During his time at Rydges he planned and opened two successful hotels and oversaw the refurbishment of many, including the iconic Wentworth in Sydney in the lead up to the Sydney 2000 Olympics.
He has served as chairman of the Port Douglas Daintree Tourism Association and was a member of the advisory board for AFL Cape York House Cairns.